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Watch live: Red-hot Warriors have Thunder on the run

Tune in to watch Thunder-Warriors live on ESPN & WatchESPN.

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Iguodala with the elevation! (0:08)
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LeBron soars for massive slam (0:29)
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When court-storming is banned after upsetting No. 1, the team goes into the crowd (0:44)
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Nerlens Noel, oh my! (0:26)
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Broncos fan gets popcorn shower from Hornets mascot (0:13)
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Look out Cameron Payne, basketball coming your way (0:25)
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Kapadia: Super Bowl cheat sheet

Here are the 10 things you need to know if you plan on placing a wager, making a prediction or just want to sound smart when talking about the big game.

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10hElizabeth Merrill

What makes Cam Newton and Greg Olsen click?

Cam Newton and Greg Olsen have worked hard on routes, studied film and forged a bond that gives Carolina a formidable threat in Super Bowl 50.

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Sport Science: Durant re-enacts iconic moments (3:08)
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Final Four party crashers (1:37)
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Experts: Best bets for Super Bowl 50

Looking to place a wager on Super Bowl 50? Chalk's Vegas experts help sort through nearly 400 prop bets, and give analysis on the side and total.

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Junior college gave Newton 'sense of humility' (1:30)
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Kenny's magical Super Bowl journey (3:16)
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Big Weekend in the Bay Area (3:01)
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How Broncos and Panthers got here (2:03)
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1hBrett Okamoto

Gall wins in 45 seconds, earns CM Punk fight

Welterweight Mickey Gall punched his ticket to a matchup against former WWE pro wrestler CM Punk by submitting Michael Jackson via rear-naked choke Saturday.

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Prem: Liverpool 2-2 Sunderland (1:28)
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Stepan nets shootout winner for Rangers (1:26)
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All-Time #NBArank: Where does Kobe belong?

As Kobe Bryant closes his storied career, where does he stack up among the likes of the Big O and Dr. J? See where he stands as our countdown approaches the top 10.

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No. 14 West Virginia downs No. 15 Baylor
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The Mountaineers recorded 20 assists on 27 made field games to defeat the Bears 80-69 and move atop the Big 12 standing at 8-2. Box score

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Warriors throttling Thunder at the half

The most 70+ point games in the first half this season:

  • Golden State: 9 (including tonight)
  • Rest of NBA: 9
The Warriors are cruising 73-59 at intermission. Halftime stats

George does it all for the Pacers in win
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Paul George scored 30 points and grabbed eight rebounds in the Pacers' 112-104 win over the Pistons.

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Royce Young @royceyoung

Durant gets his 37th straight game with at least 20 points... in the first half. has 23 with 1:17 to go.

Penn State topples No. 22 Indiana

Brandon Taylor went for 24 points as the Nittany Lions snapped a four-game skid with a 68-63 victory. Indiana had won seven of the last eight meetings against Penn State. Box score

Nerlens Noel has a gift for Brooklyn
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The holidays are over, but Noel brought this reverse all the way from Philly just for Brook Lopez.

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Hornets bounce back with win
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The Hornets got 26 points from Nicolas Batum and 23 points from Kemba Walker to get past the Wizards 108-104.

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Monta Ellis plays peek-a-boo with pass
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Where's Jordan Hill? There he is!

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Andre Iguodala finds cracks in Thunder
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And he knows that a good slam will fill it.

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Dave McMenamin ESPN Staff Writer 

Cavs win 99-84, improve to 36-14 through 50 games. Kyrie 29p 4r 3a; LeBron 27p 8a 3r; J.R. 20p 4r 3a; TT 15r; Varejao 2p 10r 3a; Mo 7p. CLE holds NOP to 39.1 pct shooting. Cavs shoot 14-of-41 from 3 as a team.

Westbrook hits Adams with lob
NBA 

Russell Westbrook needs about 10 more Steven Adams alley-oops.

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Mike Mazzeo ESPN Staff Writer 

Final: Sixers 103 Nets 98. Brooklyn (13-39) still hasn't won consecutive games since Dec. 8-10, 2015. The Nets did not make a field goal in the final four-plus minutes and had 11 of their 19 turnovers in the first quarter. Philadelphia (8-43) got 22 points, 17 rebounds and 3 blocks from rookie Jahlil Okafor.

KC Joyner ESPN Insider 

QBs have won AP NFL MVP & played in the Super Bowl 18 times. Their Super Bowl record: 6-12. Might not be a good omen for Cam Newton.

David Newton ESPN Staff Writer 

Final vote for AP NFL MVP: Cam Newton, Panthers 48 Tom Brady, Patriots 1 Carson Palmer, Cardinals. 1 Landslide

JJ Watt @JJWatt

Teammates, coaches, family, friends, fans, Thank You!!! Nothing I do would be possible without you. So extremely grateful.

Amazing behind-the-back lacrosse goal

Lehigh's Tristan Rai has moves.

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LeBron James with a devastating dunk
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The coast was clear and LeBron made the Pelicans pay the price.

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David Newton ESPN Staff Writer 

Cam Newton as expected wins NFL MVP Award. His goal though is to win the Super Bowl on Sunday.

Troy Vincent: NFL wants to help Manziel

The NFL's executive VP of football operations said "We wish to give Johnny [Manziel] as much support as he is willing to receive, we can't make anyone do anything. I've seen his father make a statement, reach out to the family to make sure the family knows the National Football League, the Cleveland Browns, the players association -- everyone's here to support you, but you have to embrace it."

Mountaineers add to lead with 9-0 run
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Daxter Miles Jr.'s deep 3-pointer was part of a run that extended West Virginia's lead to 19 over Baylor on ESPN2.

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